Upcoming Seminars

Dec. 4th, 3:30 PM
Seminar presented by Sida Peng
Measuring the impact of new technologies on productivity has been a classic question in economics. However very little works have been focused on the revolution of the modern office place for knowledge workers. In this paper, we study the diffusion of…
Dec. 10th, 3:30 PM
Seminar presented by Kenneth M. Rice
TBD
Jan. 5th, 9:00 AM
TBD

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Assistant Professor

Applications are invited for two Full-Time Tenure-Track Assistant Professor positions in the Department of Statistics at the University of Washington. Each appointment is for a full time position with a 9-month service period (September 16 - June 15) and an anticipated start date of September 2021. We encourage applicants whose interests align with our commitment to fostering diversity and inclusivity to apply. All UW faculty engage in teaching, research, and service.
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Acting Assistant Professor

Applications are invited for a non-tenure track Acting Assistant Professor in the Department of Statistics at the University of Washington. This is a full time position with a 9-month service period (September 16 - June 15) and an anticipated start date of September 2021.
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Technical Reports

Smoking is one of the main risk factors that has affected human mortality and life expectancy over the past century. Smoking accounts for a large part of the nonlinearities in the growth of life…

Hotelling’s T2 - test for the mean of a multivariate normal distribution is one of the triumphs of classical multivariate analysis. It is uniformly most powerful among invariant tests,…

Sea ice, or frozen ocean water, annually freezes and melts in the Arctic. The need for accu- rate forecasts of where sea ice will be located weeks to months in advance has increased as the amount…

Recent News

A collaboration of researchers from Emory University, the University of Washington, Cornell University, Johns Hopkins University, and the University of Utah have shown potential for speeding up…
We are proud to announce that Daniela Witten, Professor in the Departments of Statistics and Biostatistics at the University of Washington, and the Dorothy Gilford Endowed Chair in Mathematical…
We invite you to join us for a virtual conversation and Q&A with current Statistics Ph.D. students at the University of Washington (UW) on Monday, November 9, 2020 at 4:00 PM (PST).  We will be…